Racial inequity has created numerous barriers for BIPOC-owned businesses for the last several centuries, including difficulty accessing capital and redlining. Buying from BIPOC-owned businesses means putting money back into disenfranchised communities, improving economic equity, and supporting heritages that have been historically erased in America and around the world. Businesses are certified through National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMDSC).
Leleki's BIPOC-owned value means that a business is a US businesses that are at least 51% black, indigenous, or other people of color-owned and -operated.
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